[freetds] Unable to connect to Data Source using iodbctest

ZIGLIO, Frediano, VF-IT Frediano.Ziglio at vodafone.com
Wed Sep 22 03:52:02 EDT 2004


> Problem in a nutshell:  tslq works, iodbctest doesn't.
> 
> I've configured FREETDS and iODBC on Solaris.
> 
> The tsql program works, with this freetds.conf file:
> 
> [Canada]
>         host = 10.xx.xx.xxx     (blocked out for privacy reasons)
>         port = 1433
>         tds version = 8
> 

8 ??

> Environment variables ODBCINI and FREETDS are defined in my
environment, and point to the files in my 
> home directory.
> 

why you need this ?

> BUT:
>         
> Running iodbctest, results in the following error from FreeTDS:
> 
> ./iodbctest "DSN=Canada;UID=gary;PWD=lucky"
> iODBC Demonstration program
> This program shows an interactive SQL processor
> Driver Manager: 03.51.0002.0224
> 1: [FreeTDS][SQL Server]Unable to connect to data source (0),
SQLSTATE=08001
> 
> Here's my odbc.ini file:
> 
> ;
> ;  odbc.ini
> ;
> [ODBC Data Sources]
> Canada = Foreign Symbol Database
> 
> [Canada]
> Driver          = /usr/local/freetds/lib/libtdsodbc.so
> Description     = FREETDS / odbc test db
> Host            = qa1
> Port            = 1433
> ServerType      = SQL Server 2000
> FetchBufferSize = 99
> UserName        = gary
> Password        = lucky
> Database        = IMM2
> ServerOptions   = 
> ConnectOptions  = 
> Options         = 
> ReadOnly        = no
> 

??? 
please read the manual before posting...

> [Default]
> Driver          = /usr/local/freetds/lib/libtdsodbc.so
> 

freddy77



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